Languages & Writing

Recommended Databases

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  1. App Name: Database List, Author: Paul Burtness, 763-323-5732

Recommended Websites

Global English Editing: 120 Most Helpful Websites for Writers
120 websites with assistance for writers on a variety of topics.

Learn 48 Languages Online for Free
Free Language Lessons directory compiled by Open Culture.

List of Free Online American Sign Language Training Programs
Learn American Sign Language (ASL) with these free online training programs.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
An online collection of writing resources and instructional materials to assist with writing projects. Includes APA and MLA guides.

The Write Life: 100 Best Websites for Writers
Compiles a list of the 100 best websites for writers broken into categories of blogging, creativity and craft, entrepreneurship, freelancing, marketing, publishing, and writing communities.

Word Spy
The Word Lover’s Guide to New Words - features new terms that have some traction in the English language, meaning that they’ve appeared at least three times in print or online, ideally in significant sources such as newspapers, magazines, and books.